Culture in brief: Gardens Aglow comes to Presby Iris Gardens

Gardens Aglow will return to the Essex County Presby Memorial Iris Gardens, 474 Upper Mountain Ave., on Friday, Oct. 20, from 6 to 9...
Rowan

Obituary: George P. Rowan

George P. Rowan, 78, died on April 4, 2018, surrounded by his family. Mr. Rowan was lifelong resident of Montclair. He served in the U.S....
maypole

‘May in Montclair’ festivities open with maypole tradition

by Deborah Ann Tripoldi tripoldi@montclairlocal.news A rainbow of ribbons swirled in the air intertwining the Maypole as children performed the ritual dance for May in Montclair’s...

Residents blast Lackawanna Plaza redevelopment plan

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsNearly three dozen residents on Tuesday night patiently lined up to criticize the proposed redevelopment plan for Lackawanna Plaza, complaining to the...
video

Video: A Joyful Silent Night of Music fills Immaculate Conception RC Church

A dozen pieces of contemporary and classical Christmas music fill the air in the Immaculate Conception RC Church, Sunday, Dec. 16. The combined parish...
Winter Solstice

Facts of the Winter Solstice, Dec. 21

By DEBORAH ANN TRIPOLDI tripoldi@montclairlocal.news The Winter Solstice, which is known as the shortest day of the year, happens this year at 11:28 a.m. on Thursday,...

Montclair Monarchs are released in Crane Park

Trina Paulus released hundreds of Monarch Butterflies in her Montclair home. Last Saturday they were released in Crane Park.
Halloween

Program Notes: Scaring yourself sweet on Halloween

Halloween isn't a Jewish holiday, but I loved it best of all. Despite its scary overtones, the holiday itself is warm and gooey and cuddly.

Holidays: Local gifts that give back

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.newsGifts that give back and are local can be the perfect choice for those hard-to-buy-for people on your holiday list.Whether...

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Misha

Misha is smart, sensitive and serious about a long term commitment. This sweet girl is 3 years old and ready for love Come meet...